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“Sorry for your loss. May you draw close to our loving god by reading his word and find comfort in the hope that he gives us all, Of seeing our...Read More »
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“Maryellen was very special to me. I still can't believe she is gone. She was so full of spunk , was a good friend & will be missed dearly along with...Read More »
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MaryEllen Dolby, 76, passed away on June 3, 2017. She was born in Fort Wayne, IN on March 9, 1941, the daughter of the late Charles and Genevieve Fritz. She was married to Leon Dolby in 1972 and they spent 43 years of wonderful marriage together, until his passing in 2015. MaryEllen worked as a secretary for Dolby Insurance until her retirement in 1998. MaryEllen and Leon spent 15 years in Florida after their retirement before returning to Fort Wayne to spend time with family. Surviving are her son-in-law, Ken Springer; step-daughters, Linda (Cleveland Shields) Dolby, and Debra (Bob) A Broeking; grandson, Cody Logan Springer; step grandchildren, Emily (Navid) Sadri, Elliott (Tracey) Dolby-Shields, Benjamin Broeking, and Kate Broeking; great-grandchild, Genevieve Springer; step-great-grandchildren, Laila Sadri, Kayvan Sadri, and Rami Sadri. She was preceded in death by her daughter, Kimberly Springer; and half-brothers, Bruce Fritz, and Robert Fritz. Funeral service will be held at 11AM on Monday June 12, 2017 at D.O. McComb & Sons Covington Knolls funeral home 8325 Covington Road Fort Wayne, IN 46804 with calling 2 hours prior. Private family burial will take place in I.O.O.F. Cemetery in Wabash, IN. Memorial contributions may be made to the Allen County Cancer Fund, or Waynedale AMVETS Scholarship Fund.